Updates on Utah's wildlife from the DWR

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Don't touch baby deer that you find in the wild

If you hike or camp in an area where deer live in Utah, don't be surprised if you come across a deer fawn, or maybe even an elk calf, during the early summer.

21 waterbodies to check out on Free Fishing Day

If you'd like to catch a fish in Utah's beautiful outdoors — while social distancing, of course — but you don't have a fishing license, Free Fishing Day is the perfect opportunity to give it a try.

Lee Kay and Cache Valley Shooting Centers
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Wildlife Blog
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Utah wildlife photos
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